- Joined the Giving Pledge: 02/19/2013 - Read the Letter
- Estimated Net Worth: $15.7 billion
- Forbes Rank: #55
- Industry: Mining
- Born: 1945
- Residence: Bangalore, India
Charitable Board Service
I strongly believe that those of us, who are privileged to have wealth, should contribute significantly to try and create a better world for the millions who are far less privileged. I will continue to act on this belief.
Education; Education reform; Higher education; India; Youth Development
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